Our pharmacy services provide a wide range of care for our inpatients as well as patients attending our programs on an outpatient basis.
We have two main services for our patients that we encourage you to read more about:
- Grand River Hospital’s (GRH) retail pharmacy, the Health Care Centre Pharmacy, which is located beside Tim Hortons.
- Our inpatient hospital pharmacy, which serves GRH’s admitted patients.
The latest from GRH's pharmacies...
GRH promotes five key questions for medication safetyOctober 31, 2017
Medication safety is a key priority at Grand River Hospital. That’s why for Patient Safety Week 2017, the hospital is actively encouraging patients to ask the following five questions about their medication when they see their doctor, nurse or pharmacist.
Health Care Centre Pharmacy at KW Campus open during renovation projectOctober 12, 2017
Grand River Hospital’s retail pharmacy will undergo a big make-over, but we’re still open to serve you. The hospital owns and operates Health Care Centre Pharmacy, with its net proceeds supporting patient care.
GRH and University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy celebrate partnershipJanuary 11, 2017
Grand River Hospital and the University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy hosted an appreciation reception yesterday at GRH in celebration and acknowledgement of the teaching and research partnership between the two organizations.
Goran Petrovic: putting patient safety first with medication management and pharmacy automationDecember 16, 2016
With hundreds of patients and thousands of medications at a hospital, a great deal of care is needed so each patient gets their correct medication and correct dosage; this is a measure that pharmacy technician Goran Petrovic looks after.
Partnership provides naloxone rescue kits to emergency patients at risk of an opioid overdoseDecember 12, 2016
Care providers at Grand River Hospital’s emergency department have a new harm reduction tool to help save the lives of people at risk of an opioid overdose.
Cathy McEwan: providing support in the Health Care Centre Pharmacy for a quarter centuryNovember 18, 2016
Cathy McEwan has had a first-hand view of patients’ changing needs through her work at GRH’s retail pharmacy.